Ranbir Kapoor-starrer 'Rockstar' swept the top honours including
the Best Actor and Best Director titles at the FICCI Frames
Excellence Awards here. Actress Vidya Balan continued with her
winning spree in the best actress category for 'The Dirty Picture'.
Producers Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani walked away with the
Best Film award for their path-breaking movie 'Zindagi Na Milegi
'Rockstar' won a total of four awards making it the most
prolific winner, last evening. Imtiaz Ali won the Best Director,
while Ranbir bagged the Best Actor award. Music Maestro AR Rahman
was given away the Best Music director award and Mohit Chauhan
bagged the honour for Best Singer (Male).
Hosted by Mandira Bedi, the awards featured stunning
performances by the very talented and veteran singer Usha Uthup and
rock sensation Papon. In the debut category of awards, newbie
Parineeti Chopra won the best debut (Female) for 'Ladies VS Ricky
Bahl', while Vidyut Jamwal won best debut award (Male) for 'Force'.
Abhinay Deo was given best debut director for Imran Khan-starrer
'Delhi Belly'. Playback singers Usha Uthup and Rekha Bhardwaj
received the award for best singer (Female) for '7 Khoon Maaf'.
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was honoured with the award for
maximum impact made by a personality. In the television category,
'Bade Achhe Lagte Hai', a popular show on Sony, fetched producer
Ekta Kapoor the 'Best Fiction Programme' award, while both the
protagonists - Ram Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar - were adjudged as Best
Actors in the Male and Female category, respectively.
Game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' won the best non-fiction
programme. The award ceremony will be aired on UTV Stars, the
official broadcast partner, on a later date. The FICCI Frames
event, which unfolded here over three days, from the March 14-16,
concluded with the award function yesterday.